Cars without ABS may experience master cylinder failure on Dodge Neon

Cars without ABS suffer master cylinder failure. The brake pedal will be spongy in feel, the pedal travel will seem excessive, and overall braking performance will be poor.

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Average mileage: 182,000 (179,000–185,000)
4 model years affected: 1995, 1996, 1997, 2005
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2005 Dodge Neon 185,000 mi,
Brake pedal feels spongy goes all the way to the floor when pressed slow if I slam on the brakes or pump them feels somewhat normal
1995 Dodge Neon 179,000 mi,
master cylinder failure...When I got the car 6 mths ago the brakes worked good and now I need to replacethe master cylinder